Operations Support Technician

27th June, 2022

Operations Support Technician 

Location: Dunfermline/Hybrid

Starting Salary £22,000 per annum

Does working in an IT or software field interest you? Would you enjoy working directly with internal and international clients in a varied, friendly & supportive technical environment? If so, a career with Bluebox Aviation Systems Ltd may be the right fit for you. We are looking for someone to join our team in an entry level role where full in-house training and development will be given to the successful candidate.

About Bluebox

Bluebox Aviation Systems Ltd, based in Dunfermline, Fife, is a 50+ employee software company that has been specialising in the aviation sector for over 15 years. Our products have encompassed portable in-flight entertainment (IFE) systems, wireless streaming systems, in-flight purchasing, engineering document management, portable booking systems and general-purpose IT systems.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Reporting to the Head of Operations and under the supervision of the Senior Operations Technician, duties and responsibilities include:

  • The build, maintenance & service support of Bluebox IFE products across the product life cycle.

Office based:

  • Client Support Helpdesk
  • Monitoring and providing first line response.
  • Using standard tools and process to assist diagnosis & troubleshooting of hardware and software issues.
  • Assist Ops Support team with:
  • Project deployments for new clients.
  • System updates to existing clients.
  • Stock control and shipping of client equipment.
  • Maintenance and repair of returned equipment.

Field Service:

Following appropriate time in role to achieve level of competency required

  • Ops Support on call – 24/7 customer tech service (rota).
  • On-site technical support for new client entry into service and maintenance visits for existing customers. A moderate level of international travel could be required, solo or as part of a small team.

 Core Competency Requirements

  • Technical knowledge with an interest in computers.
  • Good communication skills, experienced in dealing with people directly and through other platforms.
  • Microsoft Office proficient, specifically Outlook, Word and Excel.
  • Dynamic, energetic, self-motivated, team player with positive outlook & good interpersonal skills
  • Valid passport and flexibility to travel overseas at short notice.

Desirable attributes:

  • Customer Support experience would be an advantage.
  • Experience in a technical work environment – researching, diagnosing, troubleshooting, and identifying solutions to resolve hardware and/or software issues.
  • Knowledge of / experience with remote access tools e.g. Teamviewer
  • Knowledge of / experience with a command line interface.
  • Knowledge of / experience with Linux operating system e.g. Debian, Ubuntu
  • Any business level or relevant software certification
  • Knowledge and experience of Apple products (iPad/iPhone and Mac) is preferable.

Benefits Package:

  • Starting salary £22,000 p/a
  • Hybrid working
  • 33 days Annual leave (Inclusive of Public holidays)
  • Birthday day off
  • On call allowance
  • Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)
  • Perkbox staff discounts & benefits
  • Death in Service
  • Pension


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